How to beat plastic pollution!

  • With 359 Million Metric tonnes produced globally in 2018, the rate of plastic production has climbed steadily over the last 70 years.
  • We currently have 9.2 billion tons of the stuff to deal with and more than 6.9 billion tons has become waste. 

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  • There are five growing islands of plastic waste floating in the world’s oceans. It’s been estimated that these five islands constitute only 5% of plastic in the ocean.  The other 95% either sank or has broken down into micro-plastics.

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What does the Canadian Government have to say?

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DO YOUR PART – HELP REDUCE AND ELIMINATE PLASTIC WASTE!

 

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